Hello, I have recently got a new puppy who is 10 months old, and I want to know if I have the puppy blues or something more serious. First, I should start off by saying I have had a dog before, a saint bernard that I adopted when she was 2. She recently passed in April, and it has been hard on me. Then about 2 weeks ago I got a new puppy named Clyde, and is an old english bulldog. The first couple of days were good, but recently I think I've developed the puppy blues. I feel it is necessary to say that when I adopted my Saint Bernard 9 years ago, I had absolutely zero trouble with her, she was a saint " no pun intended" but I have to stress about this new puppy every second, I'm 18 and I live with my mom, older cousin, anD older brother, but I feel like there is a ton of responsibility on my shoulders and I question if I even want this dog at some points. I have an anxiety lump in my throat and I feel stressed all of the time. I have really short emotional outbursts that I control in a matter of seconds and I have been depressed. My appetite is at an all time low, I don't want to eat anything. I'm just wondering if any of you experienced this and how long it took to pass.